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Exposing and Managing Enterprise Services with IBM API Management by Chris Wood, Dinesh G Shetty, Katherine Sanders, John Falkl, Simon Dickerson, Andrew A Das, Andrew J Daniel, Wei-Dong Zhu

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Defining APIs
This chapter provides an introduction to API technologies, common practices in defining APIs and creating API definitions using IBM API Management 2.0.
This chapter contains the following topics:
3.1 Understanding API technology
As described in Chapter 1, “API concepts, trends, and overview” on page 1, an API as both a concept and realization is nothing new; software engineers have been creating and using ...

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